Throughout my life, because of athletics, I have encountered many people.
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Coach Rip

by Tyler Palko | Originally posted on May 17th, 2016

Throughout my life, because of athletics, I have encountered many people. Good people. Great people. People I still consider friends to this day. Along with teammates, competitors, trainers, doctors, and fans, an athlete has someone else they encounter on a day- to-day basis. That person is their coach.

I am sure there are a lot of folks out there that have a story to tell about a coach. Some may have even had the good fortune of having a great relationship with their coach. Some may still have that relationship as an adult, years after having played for them.

I personally have a lot of stories. Some of them you have already heard about in past blogs. Many of them tell the story, one way or another, of my father, who was my high school head coach and greatest mentor. This one, however, is a little different. Read the rest at the Solutions 21 Blog >

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